February 2023

Newsletter

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Newsletter February 2023

Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Sun 5thAfter MfWSpecial Business Meeting
Wed 15th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
Roysse Room, Guildhall
Tues 21st8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Zoom
Sat 25th10—2Outreach Ideas & Action Morning
Oxford Meeting House

Photo taken on Boars Hill by Liz Matthews

January 2023

Newsletter

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Newsletter January 2023

Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 5th6pmEnquirers’ Session
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 8thAfter MfW Business Meeting
Sat 14th10:30—3 Area Meeting & Spiritual Nurture session
Faringdon Meeting House
Tues 17th (TBC)8pm (TBC)Abingdon Peace Group
Wed 18th (TBC)7:30pm (TBC)Abingdon Carbon Cutters
Thurs 26th
6pmEnquirers’ Session
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 29thAfter MfW Learning Sunday with Julia Dover, followed by a bring & share lunch

Photo of Cumnor Hurst by Liz Matthews

December 2022

Newsletter

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Newsletter December 2022

Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Sat 3rd 10am–4pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters: tree planting
Rye Farm Meadow
Sun 4thAfter MfWSpecial Business Meeting
Sat 10th1pmMovement and Imaginative Play
Oxford Meeting House
Thurs 15th6pmEnquirers’ meeting: Quaker history and myths
Oxford Meeting House
Fri 16th7:30pmFriday with Friends: Oxford Community Land Trust
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 18th10:15amChristmas Meeting
Abingdon Community Support Centre

Photo by Liz Matthews of a seasonal arrangement brought to Meeting on 23rd October by Rosie Page.

November 2022

Newsletter

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Newsletter November 2022

Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 3rd 6pmEnquirers’ meeting
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 6thAfter MfWBusiness Meeting
Fri 11th6:30pmChichester Quakers Annual Peace Lecture
Online
Sat 12th10:30amArea Meeting
Swindon Meeting. House
 10:30amExtended Meeting for Worship
Oxford Meeting House
 2pmMovement for the Abolition of War Remembrance Day Lecture
London and online
Tues 15th8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Online
Wed 16th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters Online
Thurs 24th6pmEnquirers’ meeting
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 27thAfter MfWLearning Sunday and bring-&-share lunch

Photo by Liz Matthews.

October 2022

Weeping willows above the River Cherwell in Banbury

Newsletter

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Newsletter October 2022

Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Sat 1st11amMeeting for Worship during Just Stop Oil protest
Friends House, London.
Sat 1st12noonPeace Rally
USAF Croughton
Sat 8th (TBC)11amMeeting for Worship during Just Stop Oil protest
Friends House, London
Sat 8th3pmAbingdon Peace Group jumble sale
Northcourt Centre
Sun 9thAfter MfWLearning Sunday
Thurs 13th–Sat 15thAll dayExhibition: African History Season
Christ Church, Northcourt Road
Sat 15th10:30am Regional Meeting
Reading Meeting House
Fri 21st7:30pmQuaker and Bahá’í friendship evening
Oxford Meeting House
Tues 18th (TBC)8pm (TBC)Abingdon Peace Group
Northcourt Centre
Wed 19th (TBC)7:30pm (TBC)Abingdon Carbon Cutters
(Venue TBC)
Tues 25th7pmFaith in Action Quarterly Gathering: Bayard Austin
Zoom
Wed 26th7:0pmTim Gee speaks about the visit to Ukraine by FWCC
 Oxford Meeting House and Zoom

Photo by Liz Matthews.

September 2022

Newsletter

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Newsletter September 2022

Diary

DateTimeEvent Details
Sun 4thc11:45amMeeting for Worship for Business
Abbey Centre
Sat 10th10:30amArea Meeting and Spiritual Nurture session
Marlborough Meeting House
Sun 18th2pmAnnual outing
Chris & Kate Sewell’s home
Tues 20th8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Northcourt Centre
Wed 21stTBCAbingdon Carbon Cutters
TBC

Photo by Liz Matthews.

August 2022

Newsletter

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Newsletter August 2022

Diary

DateTimeEvent Details
Sat 6th7:45amHiroshima Day vigil
War memorial
10:30amRepair café: sewing
Climate Emergency Centre
Sun 7th11amRemembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Bonn Square, Oxford
3:30pmPeace picnic
Abbey Meadows
Sat 20th10:30amRepair café: electrical etc. items; bike checks
Climate Emergency Centre
September
Sun 4thc11:45amMeeting for Worship for Business
Abbey Centre
Sat 10th10:30amArea Meeting and Spiritual Nurture session
Marlborough Meeting House
Sun 18thTBATBA Annual outing
Chris & Kate Sewell’s home (address TBA)
October
Sat 15thTBABORM
Reading Meeting House

Photo by Liz Matthews

July 2022

Newsletter

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Diary

DateTimeEvent details
Sun 3rd10:15amMeeting for Worship followed by
Meeting for Worship for Business
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 7th7–8:30pmOSAM Safeguarding meeting for members and attenders
Zoom
 7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s
Sat 9th10:30amAll-Age Area Meeting
Faringdon Meeting House
Sun 10th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s garden (Garden Room if wet)
Fri 15th7pmFriday with Friends: Jane Mactggart
Oxford Meeting House
Sun 17th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
 AfternoonChildren’s Outing
Tues 19th8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Zoom
Wed 20th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
St Ethelwold’s House
Thurs 21st7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 24th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Sun 31st10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre

Photo by Liz Matthews

June 2022

Newsletter

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Diary

Please remember to bring your face covering to indoor Meetings for Worship. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 2nd11am–3pmCiA activities at the Platinum Jubilee Festival
Rye Farm
 7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s
Sun 5th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 9th7–8:30pmOSAM Safeguarding meeting for DBS verifiers and those involved in nominations
Zoom
Sun 12th10:30amMeeting for Worship followed by
Special Meeting for Business
St Ethelwold’s garden (Garden Room if wet)
Thurs 16th7–8:30pmOSAM Safeguarding meeting for those involved in children’s and young people’s work
Zoom
 7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Wed 15th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
Venue TBC
Sun 19th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Tues 21st8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Zoom
Sun 26th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 30th7–8:30pmOSAM Safeguarding meeting for Spiritual and Pastoral Care Groups
Zoom

Photo by Liz Matthews

May 2022

Newsletter

We now publish our monthly newsletter online in PDF format. For reasons of data privacy and/or copyright, certain information and/or images may have been removed from the online version. If you would like to receive the full newsletter each month, please send an email to newsletter@abingdonquakers.org.uk and we will add you to the circulation list.

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Diary

Before attending an indoor Meeting for Worship, please take a lateral flow test (if possible) and remember to bring your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Sun 1st10:15amMeeting for Worship followed by
Business Meeting
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 5th7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s
Sun 8th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s garden (Garden Room if wet)
Sun 15th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
 After MeetingBring & Share Lunch
Roger Baker’s home
Thurs 19th3pmArea Meeting
Charney Manor
 7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 22nd10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Sun 29th10:15amMeeting for Worship, joining YM in spirit (see page 5)
Northcourt Centre

Photo by Liz Matthews